Welcome to the Education and Human Services Community
Students interested in Education and Human Services careers often like to instruct, advocate, mentor, research, guide, and assist individuals and various groups or populations. They are concerned with issues like social justice, equality, educational access and attainment, mental health, and individual and community wellness. They enjoy helping others, working with organizations delivering services aligned with their passions, and contributing to the good of society. These students tend to have strong interpersonal and communication skills and tend to be empathetic, patient, and understanding. They explore positions in teaching, instructing, social work, counseling, guidance, advocacy, and community development.
There can be overlap in career areas bridging Education, Human Services and Policy, Law, and Public Safety. Please explore the events, Rutgers alumni mentors, career outcomes, and resources below related to this career community. As you review this information consider the wide range of career options open to you with your academic training, skills, interests, and experience.